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Ex-Juventus chief scout Pablo Longoria linked with Newcastle return

Former Juventus chief scout Pablo Longoria is being linked with Newcastle United.

El Desmarque says Newcastle have "nominated" Longoria to become the club's director of football following the clb's expected takeover.

Newcastle are expected to be sold by owner Mike Ashley to a Saudi-backed consortium in days to the tune of £300m.

The 33-year-old has also previously worked as a sporting director at Valencia.

Longoria previously worked with Newcastle as part of the club's scouting team over ten years ago.

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